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Yorkshire mother and daughter to be honoured for work with animals

A mother and daughter from Yorkshire will be honoured with a special award at the House of Lords today.

Krista Langley

Krista Langley and daughter Lauren from Thirsk will receive the International Fund for Animal Welfare for their dedication to rescuing and rehabilitating injured and orphaned wildlife.

The pair run the 24 hour centre from their home. They take in around 1,500 wild birds and animals from across the North of England each year, as well as dealing with up to 3,000 calls for help and advice from members of the public and referrals from police and the RSPCA .

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London Bridge attack: Police make 20th arrest

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Police have arrested a 20th person in connection with the London Bridge attack.

A 28-year-old man was held on suspicion of terror offences following a raid in east London, Scotland Yard said.

Officers entered a residential address in Barking shortly after 2am on Saturday. It comes hours after police arrested a 27-year-old man in Ilford.

Seven people are now being held in custody in connection with the atrocity that left eight dead and dozens injured.

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Yorkshire soldier revealed as London Bridge hero

An off-duty Yorkshire soldier has revealed how he used battlefield training to save victims of Saturday's terrorist attack in London. Lieutenant Jared Bambridge, of the1st Battalion, the Yorkshire Regiment, ran towards danger to tend to stab victims, saving a 51-year-old man with two knife wounds. In fact, he helped 10 of the wounded over more than two hours, as Jon Hill reports.

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